Mark 11: 12 to 14 The next day as they were leaving Bethany, Jesus was hungry. Seeing in the distance a fig tree in leaf, He went to find out if it had any fruit. When He reached it, He found nothing but leaves, because it was not the season for figs. Then He said to the … Continue reading Passion week series 4: What happened to the fig tree?
Anger is often seen as this unhealthy emotion and is often labelled outright as sin. But is it really the right approach? Is it ever okay to be angry? I believe yes. Jesus was angry at the unfair trading in temple courts. He called them robbers and drove them out. His anger was righteous and … Continue reading Passion week series 3: Pick your wars
As Jesus rode in as a victorious king, there was a crowd welcoming Him with shouts of praises. Their cry 'Hosanna' meant they knew and believed that Jesus was the Messiah. But a week later we find that the public was shouting again, this time to crucify Jesus. Whether it was the exact same people … Continue reading Passion week series 2: Are we missing out?
There are multiple instances in Bible where Jesus is mentioned as anointed by women. There is the sinful woman anointing Jesus in Luke 7:36-50. This could have been much early in His ministry while the two instances in John 12: 1-8 and Matthew 26:6-13, were closer to the time of crucifixion. Breaking the alabaster jar … Continue reading Passion week series 1: Breaking the alabaster jar
Celebrating yet another single Valentine’s day? IT.IS.OKAY. Wait, not waste. Don’t waste your time seeking temporary relationships. Don’t waste your effort on someone who doesn’t appreciate who you are. Don’t waste your life sulking at others’ timelines. Don’t waste your purpose just because others frown at your decision to wait on God. Wait, not waste. … Continue reading Wait, not waste